Bulletin Géodésique

, Volume 51, Issue 1, pp 63–71 | Cite as

Geodetic elasticity theory its matter and an application

  • Kai Borre
Article

Summary

The geodetic elasticity theory is broadly outlined. It relies heavily on the structure matrix which mainly is defined as weight per area unit.

An actual computation of the structure matrix has been performed for distance measurements in the Danish fundamental network. The mean value of the matrix unveils a fairly good isotropy in the network while the homogeneity evidently depends on the area of the single triangles.

Keywords

Normal Equation Structure Matrix Adjustment Problem Geodetic Network Classical Elasticity Theory 

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© Bureau Central de L’Association Internationale de Géodésie 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kai Borre
    • 1
  1. 1.Aalborg University CentreAalborgFinland

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